Retired District Chief-Herman Swab passed away on March 22, 2021

Herman came on March 3, 1958 and retired on December 31, 1993 a District Chief.

Herman came on March 3, 1958 and retired on December 31, 1993 a District Chief.

Swab, Herman

Herman Swab passed away peacefully on March 22, 2021, at the age of 84. He was born on the farm to Mary (nee Trefanenko) and Adam Swab. Herman proudly served more than thirty years with the Edmonton Fire Department. Herman divided his time between his home in Edmonton and the farm at Andrew where he enjoyed farming and gardening. Herman is survived by his loving wife Audrey of 53 years; sister Irene Swab of Lamont, nephew Robin Kramar and his wife Brenda Gunn of Edmonton, niece Heather Gunn and extended family. In lieu of flowers kindly consider a donation to the Edmonton Firefighters Burn Treatment Society. Sign the online guestbook at

Rest easy Sir.